The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Essex / Basildon
Rank 5 5 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Contract jobs citing Finance 4 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 13.33% 9.09% 19.05%
As % of the General category 44.44% 20.00% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Median daily rate £290 - £600
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 - £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 - £763
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 £27.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.74% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year +37.93% +27.94%  

Finance is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Basildon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 9 5 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon 30.00% 45.45% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 10
Median daily rate £283 - £600
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 - £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £297 - £653
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £41.00 £27.38 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.74% +36.90%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basildon citing Finance as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Basildon

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Finance in Basildon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Basildon

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance in Basildon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Basildon

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basildon region with a requirement for Finance.

1 8 (47.06%) SAP
2 7 (41.18%) Migration
3 6 (35.29%) ABAP
3 6 (35.29%) Data Migration
4 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (29.41%) System Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Post-Production
5 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (23.53%) Programme Management
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
6 3 (17.65%) Citrix
6 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
6 3 (17.65%) PMI
6 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
6 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) Scorecard
7 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (11.76%) BC Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) German Language
7 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (11.76%) CCNP
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco
7 2 (11.76%) SAP FI

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP CO
1 2 (11.76%) SAP FI
1 2 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (5.88%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (11.76%) DSL
1 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) Frame Relay
1 2 (11.76%) MPLS
1 2 (11.76%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) German Language
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Functional Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) SAP Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) SAP Functional Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
4 3 (17.65%) SAP Financial Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) SAP CO Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) SAP FI Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Support Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Wireless Product Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) ICT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) PMI
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Fintech
3 1 (5.88%) NHS
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Migration
2 6 (35.29%) Data Migration
3 5 (29.41%) Post-Production
3 5 (29.41%) System Testing
3 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (23.53%) Programme Management
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) Scorecard
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.88%) B2C
7 1 (5.88%) Coaching
7 1 (5.88%) PDM
7 1 (5.88%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) BC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) CCNP
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) PMP
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) BitLocker
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) SAP
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe
4 1 (5.88%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (5.88%) Novell
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) VMware